Written By: Ishton W. Morton – November 10th, 2016
It is believed that Cecil Benjamin during the 2016 Democrat National Convention in Philadelphia Pennsylvania as the delegation(s) from the U. S. Virgin Islands gave their position of support they dissimulate certain information that was not altogether correct. It was somewhat ambiguous.
They introduced themselves as being from the U.S. Virgin Island, American in the (West Indies) Caribbean, and home of Alexander Hamilton.
However, on the contrary the problem(s) are approximately two hundred years ago Alexander Hamilton was born on the island of Nevis, in the British West Indies and not in the Virgin Islands. Interestingly, the exact year of Alexander Hamilton’s birth is unknown because historians have found two sets of birth records. The date of his birth is now set at 1755 by newly discovered Danish documents. This makes Alexander Hamilton two years older than was thought. Continue reading “Full Citizenship for Residents of the USVI”
On Sunday, July 19th, 2016 University of Cincinnati police officer Ray Tensing shot and killed 43-year-old Samuel DuBose in the head in Mount Auburn. Accordingly, the killing followed a traffic stop for a missing front license plate.
When Tensing began his shift the afternoon of July 19th, 2015, he was wearing a T-shirt depicting a Confederate flag under his police uniform.
The call for a moratorium on charter schools by the NAACP is a case of “Throwing the baby out with the bath water.” While most Black folks are concentrating on Hillary and Donald, the largest and oldest “Colored” organization approved an internal resolution calling for a halt to the “expansion of charter schools” until those schools meet criteria set forth by the NAACP.
The NAACP lacks the power to enforce its resolution, but their call for this draconian measure does come with the familiar stench of other positions they have taken—and not taken—because of political and, of course, economic reasons, the latter of which seems to be the driving force behind this latest move.
Back on Sunday, September 18th, 2016 on “Face the Nation” Reince Priebus Chairman of the Republican National Committee (RNC) made unyielding and overwhelmingly stupid statement(s) directing them to GOP officeholders who have failed to back the party’s presidential nominee.
Thusly, he said; “Candidates who don’t back Trump may not be allowed to run again. Get on the Trump train or get left behind when you run for office again.”
Priebus continued to suggest he could say “never mind” to the “Never Trump” candidates should they try to make another run for the presidency.
On Monday, October 17th, 2016, Hamilton County Prosecuting Attorney Joseph T. Deters in a press release announced Hamilton County Court of Common Pleas Judge Megan Shanahan sentenced Glen Bates Whose date of birth is June 27th, 1982 to the death penalty for killing his 2-hear-old daughter.
Andrea Bradley whose date of birth is September 24th, 1984 and Glen Bates were charged with the murder of their two-year-old daughter, Glenara Bates.
The thought(s), the idea(s), the presupposition(s) and the concept(s) of charter schools of charter school is nothing new. These concerns has been in the pipeline in the United States and originated in 1974 by Ray Budde, a professor at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
On February 25th, 2015, Theodore “Ted” Strickland announced his intention to run for the United States Senate against incumbent Robert Jones “Rob” Portman. However, on March 31st, 2015, former President Bill Clinton endorsed Strickland.
Consequently as a general rule incumbents’ tends to have structural advantages over challengers during elections. Additionally, the timing of these elections may be determined by the incumbent instead of a set schedule. For most political offices, the incumbent often has more name recognition due to their previous work in the office.Continue reading “Ohio 2016 Hotly Contested U. S. Senate Race”